World Mental Health Day 2017

World Mental Health Day takes place this year on Tuesday, October 10. The annual event is a chance to raise awareness of issues around mental health and to get people talking to break down the stigma. Read on to discover how Coventry and Warwickshire Mind is marking the occasion…

The theme for World Mental Health Day 2017 is workplace wellbeing and Coventry and Warwickshire Mind is marking the day with a Move for Mind event at Warwickshire Shopping Park in Coventry from 9am – 4pm on Tuesday. Can you help us clock up 200 miles? See the poster above for the full details. We hope you can join us for the celebration!

For the week of World Mental Health Day…

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind is hosting a range of outreach and drop-in sessions for the week of World Mental Health Day, from Monday, October 9 to Saturday, October 14.

Please take a look at the calendar below to discover what is taking place across Coventry and Warwickshire, in Coventry, Bedworth, Nuneaton, Mancetter and Arley.

Monday 9 October
Event  When Where  Why Come Along  Venue
Journey Bus Outreach
10am – 1pm Rugby Library Staff will promote the Five Ways to Wellbeing and raise awareness of local services. Outside Rugby Library/Rugby Art Gallery and Museum
Peer-Led Drop-In 9am – 12noon Mancetter Come along to the Peer-Led Drop-In to learn more about the services provided and the Five Ways to Wellbeing. Mancetter Memorial Hall, Old Farm Road, Mancetter CV9 1QN
Asda Wellbeing Outreach 2pm – 5pm Nuneaton A Wellbeing Hub practitioner will be available with information on mental health and wellbeing and local support. Asda, Nuneaton CV11 4FL
Tuesday 10 October
Event When Where Why Come Along Venue
Move for Mind 9am – 4pm Warwickshire Shopping Park, Coventry Come along and have a tour of Coventry and Warwickshire Mind’s wellbeing resource on wheels, and take part in challenges on exercise equipment. Warwickshire Shopping Park, Coventry CV3 2XA
Outreach at Rugby College 10am – 1pm Rugby Staff will promote the Five Ways to Wellbeing and raise awareness of local services. Rugby College, Technology Drive, Rugby
Peer-Led Drop-In 1pm – 4pm Rugby Come along to the Peer-Led Drop-In to learn more about the services provided and the Five Ways to Wellbeing. Rugby Wellbeing Hub, 28 Cromwell Road, Rugby
Walk-In Support 1pm – 4pm Nuneaton A Wellbeing Hub practitioner will be available with information on mental health and wellbeing and local support. Nuneaton Wellbeing Hub, Newton Chambers, Corporation Street, Nuneaton CV11 5XR
Peer-Led Drop-In 5pm – 8pm Nuneaton Come along to the Peer-Led Drop-In to learn more about the service provided and the Five Ways to Wellbeing. Nuneaton Wellbeing Hub, Newton Chambers, Corporation Street, Nuneaton CV11 5XR
Wednesday 11 October
Event When Where Why Come Along Venue
Journey Bus Outreach 9am – 4pm Coventry city centre Come aboard the Journey Bus to find out about wellbeing and local support services. Ironmonger Row, Coventry
Tesco Wellbeing Outreach 1pm – 4pm Bedworth A Wellbeing Hub Practitioner will be available with information on mental health and wellbeing and local support. Tesco, Bedworth CV12 8SY
Peer-Led Drop-In 5pm – 8pm Bedworth Come along to the Peer-Led Drop-In to learn more about the services provided, access information and have the opportunity for a confidential one-to-one chat with a Support Worker. Bedworth CAB, 25 Congreve Walk CV12 8LX
Thursday 12 October
Event When Where Why Come Along Venue
Journey Bus Outreach 9am – 12noon Arley A Wellbeing Hub practitioner will be available with information on mental health and wellbeing and local support. Arley & St Michaels Community Centre, Gun Hill, Arley CV7 8HA
Walk-In Support 1pm – 4pm Mancetter A Wellbeing Hub practitioner will be available with information on mental health and wellbeing and local support Mancetter Wellbeing Hub, Mancetter Memorial Hall, Old Farm Road, Mancetter CV9 1QN
Peer-Led Drop-In 5pm – 8pm Nuneaton Come along to the peer-led drop-in to learn more about the services provided and the Five Ways to Wellbeing. Nuneaton Wellbeing Hub, Newton Chambers, Corporation Street, Nuneaton CV11 5XR
Friday 13 October
Event When Where Why Come Along Venue
Journey Bus Outreach 10am – 3pm Warwick University Come aboard Coventry and Warwickshire Mind’s wellbeing bus on wheels to find out about local support services. Warwick University campus
Peer-Led Drop-In 1pm – 4pm Mancetter Come along to the Peer-Led Drop-In to learn more about the services provided and the Five Ways to Wellbeing. Mancetter Memorial Hall, Old Farm Road, Mancetter CV9 1QN
Peer-Led Drop-In 5pm – 8pm Bedworth A Wellbeing Hub Practitioner will be available with information on mental health and wellbeing and local support Bedworth CAB, 25 Congreve Walk, CV12 8LX
Saturday 14 October
Event When Where Why Come Along Venue
Walk-In Support 10am – 1pm Rugby Come along to the walk-in to learn more about the services provided and the Five Ways to Wellbeing. Rugby Wellbeing Hub, Cromwell Road, Rugby